The Institute for Development and International Relations, Zagreb, under Article 65 of its Statute and Article 40 of the Act on Scientific Activity and Higher Education (Official Gazette nos. 123/03, 105/04, 174/04, 02/07, 46/07, 45/09, 63/11, 94/13, 139/13, 101/14, 60/15 and 131/2017), and with the authorisation of the Ministry of Science and Education, announces a
for the associate position of Junior Researcher in the scientific field of social sciences, area of information and communication sciences, at the Department for Culture and Communication – one researcher
A fixed-term employment contract will be signed for a period of five years, for the purpose of achieving a Ph. D. degree.
Requirements: completed course of undergraduate and graduate university study or integrated undergraduate and graduate university study in the scientific field of social sciences, branch of information and communication sciences, or higher education degree according to the regulations that were in force before the Act on Scientific Activity and Higher Education was adopted, excellent command of the English language, strong writing skills and digital literacy.
In addition to a written application, candidates need to enclose a:
- letter of motivation,
- CV (including valid e-mail address, general information, schooling history, acquired professional qualification and academic degree),
- proof of required academic degree (copy of diploma, etc.),
- transcript of records,
- proof of excellent proficiency in English (certificates, works published in English, etc.)
Candidates may enclose other proof they deem relevant for their application (of participation in scientific research and/or professional work in the required field or other areas, command of other foreign languages, received awards or scholarships, etc.).
Persons of both sexes may apply under equal opportunities (Article 13, Paragraph 2 of the Act on the Equality of Sexes, Official Gazette no. 116/03).
All requested documentation may be submitted in copy. The selected candidate will be required to present originals or certified copies before signing the work contract.
Applications must be received at the Institute no later than 23 March 2018 at 3 p.m. regardless of the means of delivery.
Applications are accepted in written form exclusively, sent in a sealed envelope to: Institute for Development and International Relations, Lj. F. Vukotinovića 2, P.O. Box 303, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia, marked “Junior Researcher Vacancy at the Department for Culture and Communication”.
Applications are submitted directly to the Registration Office of the Institute or by registered mail to the above address. Candidates choose their means of delivery freely and are responsible for the risk of loss or belated delivery.
Incomplete or belated applications will not be considered.
Candidates will be informed about the selection results by the legal deadline via the Institute’s web page.